Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa said she will not legally challenge her Democratic primary loss to U.S. Senator Brian Schatz. But Hanabusa urged lawmakers to look into the election process to ensure every vote counts. The state Office of Elections scheduled a makeup vote in two Puna precincts on the Big Island to allow those residents to recover from Tropical Storm Iselle. The state also belatedly found about 800 previously uncounted absentee ballots on Maui.
Posted Wednesday, August 20th 2014 @ 4pm